Woodboy

The Woodboy 'Dozuki' offers exceptional quality with non-set teeth and a taper ground, chrome-plated blade. A smooth pull-cutting edge, results from the 26 teeth per 30mm pattern. The thin flexible blade is perfect for intricate joinery. The maximum depth of cut is 50mm. The blade folds easily, via a quick thumb release button, into the aluminium alloy handle which is rubber-gripped and coated for ergonomic comfort. The blade locks in two positions for tight spots and kerfing dados. The length of blade and handle in the open position is 560mm. In its closed position it measures 305mm. The Silky Dozuki saw style are not recommended for flush cut applications.

The Silky Woodboy '26 Teeth' offers exceptional quality with non-set teeth and a taper ground, chrome-plated blade. A smooth pull-cutting edge, results from the 26 teeth per 30mm. The thin flexible blade is perfect for intricate joinery. The blade folds easily, via a quick thumb release button, into the aluminium alloy handle which is rubber-gripped and coated for ergonomic comfort. The blade locks in two positions for tight spots and kerfing dados.

The Silky Woodboy '32 Teeth' is an ultra-fine variation of the Woodboy saw with a chrome-plated blade. An even smoother pull-cutting edge, results from the 32 teeth per 30mm. The thin flexible blade is perfect for intricate joinery. The blade folds easily, via a quick thumb release button, into the aluminium alloy handle which is rubber-gripped and coated for ergonomic comfort. The blade locks in two positions for tight spots and kerfing dados.

Silky Saws are traditional Japanese pruning saws and as such are designed to cut on the pull stroke. The blade will be under tension on the cutting stroke and will not be able to bow.

Let the saw do the work.

Never force the blade on the push stroke as you will be pushing against the direction of the teeth. Carefully take the pressure off the blade in order to release the saw.

Generally you should experience fewer vibrations and use less effort enabling longer work and improved productivity.

The saw should be cleaned of any debris/dirt. Ideally the blade should be cleaned with a solvent being careful to keep it away from the handle - this will help prolong its useful life. Store away from moisture.

WARNING. Silky Saws are extremely sharp so please be careful when using and keep away from children.

MANUFACTURER WARNING. Incorrect use of a Silky Saw may cause injury. Silky, its affiliates, subsidiaries, importers, distributors and dealers are not responsible for and shall not be liable for any fatality, injury, loss, or damage resulting from the use of its products.

Silky Saws are manufactured from SK-4 carbon steel and cut out by a laser. The teeth are designed with no set which means they are formed inside the width of the blade - this reduces friction and enables a cleaner, faster and easier cut. Many other saws have teeth formed to project outside the width of the blade requiring much greater effort when sawing.

There are 4 razor sharp cutting angles on the inside of each tooth. Silky call this 'Mirai-Me' and it enables the blade to cut smoothly through the branch, significantly reducing splintering and producing a very fine, smooth cut. The super fine cut destroys up to 50% less wood cells allowing the tree to heal faster and reduces the risk of disease.

The manufacturing process also uses the technique of high-frequency electro-impulse hardening during which the teeth are heated and hardened. Importantly, only the teeth are hardened, not the rest of the blade. Thus the blade retains its original flexibility whilst the teeth have a life which is up to 3 times longer than that on standard saws.

The blades are also chrome plated which helps protect against rust and sap as well as providing additional strength. This helps extend the life of the blade.

Almost all Silky saws are fitted with a specially designed rubber 'Gom' handle which reduces vibration and improves grip, reducing the danger of slipping in wet conditions.

Part No. Blade Length (mm) Teeth Per 30mm Weight (g)
384-24 240 32 285
388-24 240 32 220
386-24 240 26 218

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